Melinda Godwin may not have been born in Wyoming but has been part of this great state for close to forty (40) years and if you ask her, she considers herself a Wyoming native. Melinda attended the University of Wyoming for both her Undergraduate Degree and Law Degree, graduating at the top of her law school class. Passionate about helping others, she worked in the Defender Aid Clinic while at law school and accepted a position with Hirst and Applegate following an internship with them. It was there that she fell in love with litigation and began building her career as a successful litigator.